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Western Maryland Watercolor Society – Color and Light

May 6 @ 11:00 am - May 20 @ 11:00 am

The Western Maryland Watercolor Society (WMWS) will present its 29th annual Members’ Exhibit titled ‘Color and Light’ at the Allegany Arts Council Schwab Gallery from May 6 to 27. The opening reception and awards ceremony will take place on Saturday, May 6 from 6-8 PM. The event is free and open to the public.
The show will highlight various techniques using wet-on-wet styles, color drippings, and the layering of water-based media glazes including watercolor paints, pencils or crayons, and gouache along with acrylic paints. The subject matter will include landscapes, floral, still life, and portraits that express the use of colors, shadows, and light in the art.
This year’s award juror is Mark Nicolas of Ephrata, PA. Mr. Nicolas is a graduate of Penn State and is a versatile artist working in several mediums. He has a varied style creating detailed as well as abstract art.
For more information, please visit the group’s social media page at http://www.facebook.com/westernmarylandwatercolorsociety , call the Allegany Arts Council at 301-777-ARTS(2787), or send an email to hcuster@alleganyarts.org.


May 6 @ 11:00 am
May 20 @ 11:00 am


The Allegany Arts Council
9 N Centre St
Cumberland, MD 21502 United States